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Peanut Butter and Recognizing Famous Faces Tests for Alzheimer's and dementia

Alzheimer’s disease is difficult to diagnose before symptoms start showing up, because there is no single test that can definitively determine whether a person has the degenerative brain disease. 553 more words

Alzheimers

Memory Collection – Books for people living with memory loss

To coincide with Dementia Awareness Week, 18 – 24 May, we are launching a Memory Collection.

The Memory Collection is made up of illustrated books specially designed for people with memory loss, their relatives and carers to share together. 397 more words

Alzheimer's

Can We Blame It On The Brain? - part 2

In my last post I wrote about the need for believers in Christ to point their brothers and sisters to God’s truth rather than relying on humanistic psychology. 2,882 more words

Parenting

Forty Days and Forty Nights

I woke to a beautiful blue sky, 40′s and windy morning. Ah, a rest day–something I have learned to embrace to prepare me for the next days of riding. 279 more words

Walk To End Alzheimer's

MARBLES THE BRAIN STORE

About Our Products: Marbles started with the simple idea of finding the best brain games out there and putting them all in one place. Not just products for aging baby boomers concerned about memory loss and victims of brain disorders like stroke, Alzheimer’s, dementia and ADHD. 32 more words

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More Former Players Sue NHL Regarding Concussions

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn (AP) - Another group of former NHL players has filed a federal class action lawsuit alleging that the league has downplayed the risk of head injuries, while at the same time promoting fighting and violence in the game. 191 more words

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Gene Variant May Double Alzheimer's Risk for Women, Study Says

TUESDAY, April 15, 2014 (HealthDay News) — Having a copy of a certain gene variant increases women’s risk for Alzheimer’s disease much more than it does for men, a new study indicates. 317 more words

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